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Home of the Pioneers

What makes our school special? Sarah J. Anderson is a proud member of the No Excuses University, which means we believe that all of our students are college-bound.
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What’s new

  • Kindergarten, Jump Start, Kindergarten Jump Start, jump into kindergarten

Jump into kindergarten now

Parents of kids who will be entering kindergarten this year are strongly encouraged to sign up their children for Kindergarten Jump Start, a free program that takes place a few weeks before school begins.

No fireworks on school grounds

Due to fire risk and the presence of construction material and equipment at some schools, fireworks will not be permitted on Vancouver Public Schools’ grounds and parking lots this summer.

  • Family-Community Resource Center, FCRC, mobile

Free food, resources this summer

Find out where kids can get meals and families can learn about resources this summer!

  • tom hagley, chief of staff

Vancouver educator honored

The Washington Association of School Administrators today presented the 2016 Robert J. Handy Most Effective Administrator Award to Thomas R. Hagley, Jr., chief of staff.

Grant will help provide space for reduced class sizes

Vancouver Public Schools was selected to receive a $43 million grant from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction. The grant will be used to build and expand classrooms to make kindergarten through third-grade class sizes smaller.

Connect with us

Principal: Katie Arkoosh

Main: 360-313-1500
Attendance: 360-313-1474

School hours:
8:30 a.m. – 2:50 p.m.

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Welcome to Sarah J. Anderson!

Attendance

All day, every day.

Your child is required to be at school all day, every day.

At Anderson, our goal is for students to be here to learn, learn, learn!

Learn more about attendance requirements for your student